‘New eugenics,’ gender and sexuality: a global perspective on reproductive politics and sex education in Cold War Europe

  title={‘New eugenics,’ gender and sexuality: a global perspective on reproductive politics and sex education in Cold War Europe},
  author={Eszter Varsa and Dorottya Szikra},
  journal={The History of the Family},
  pages={527 - 549}
ABSTRACT The article addresses reproductive politics and sex education in Cold War Europe in light of novel historical research. Integrating sex education into reproductive politics it delineates four hitherto little discussed conceptual and topical areas in the field, and points to possibilities for further research. Most importantly, the article places the globalized character of post-World War II reproductive politics at the center of historical investigation. It sheds light on the position… 
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